Mountain Man Triathlon in beautiful Flagstaff Arizona is 33 years old this year! Join us for a turn-by-turn course walk-through of this historic event and some tips for racing at altitude with Coach Bill Wilson of Camelback Coaching, and we also get some tips from the amazing event directors, Rebekah and Shawn Ryan, themselves!
This week we get to talk about one of the best “hidden gem” events in the Western US – the Mountain Man Triathlon in Flagstaff, Arizona. This historic event has been going strong for over 30 years, and treats athletes with one of the most scenic courses in the sport that will take you back to the roots of the sport. But take it seriously! Listen to Coach Bill Wilson’s tips for racing at 7,000 feet (over 2100 meters) elevation.
Huge thanks to Coach Bill Wilson for sharing some of his knowledge and advice. He can be reached at:
Mountain Man’s organizers, Rebekah and Shawn Ryan, join us to share a little about the background of this historic event, and some tips that athletes should to keep in mind to make the most of their race day. Follow the links below to register for this event, or to find out more.
Website and registration: mountainmanevents.com
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Final note! Though we try to bring you the best information and tips on how to race this event, no podcast is a substitute for the race organizer’s technical briefing – don’t ever miss those!